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Daniel McCarthy

Daniel McCarthy is director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program at The Fund for American Studies and editor of Modern Age: A Conservative Review and a contributing editor at The Spectator.

Politics

Who will be Joe Biden’s co-president?

The Democrats need a VP nominee who represents the future. They don’t seem to have one

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Justin Amash: a study in vanity

This preening egotist is the anti-Ron Paul

By Daniel McCarthy

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Why Joe Biden’s America loves a lockdown

The divide between the professional and servant classes has never been more stark

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Foreign policy is in a straitjacket

The Ivy League graduates who constitute America’s foreign policy elite think just like Robespierre

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

After the coronavirus, who wins the recovery?

The pandemic will recede, and so will the panic it has touched off — though bad policy precedents will stick around

By Daniel McCarthy

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Will Joe Biden be the Hillary Clinton of 2020?

Once again, the establishment Democrat is edging out Bernie Sanders

By Daniel McCarthy

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Why I’m voting for Tulsi in Virginia

A vote for her is the clearest possible vote against the war party

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Biden’s Pyrrhic victory

Blocking Sanders with Biden is tantamount to writing off the Democratic party’s own youth activist wing

By Daniel McCarthy

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What the new nationalism means

The revolution is complete. The old revolutionaries are now the establishment

By Daniel McCarthy

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What if Bernie actually wins the nomination?

The Democratic establishment’s problem with Bernie Sanders is really a problem with democracy

By Daniel McCarthy

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Good riddance to Yang — and Biden

The future isn’t young Andrew. It was never old Joe

By Daniel McCarthy

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Goodbye Biden. Hello Bloomberg

If Biden was spared bad news last night, it was only to suffer another day

By Daniel McCarthy

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Impeachment has proved the Democrats are no longer democrats

Their arguments about why the Senate needed to call witnesses were contradictory

By Daniel McCarthy

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Why John Bolton won’t win his war on Trump

Far from damning Trump, his intervention suggests the president was acting in a reasonable manner

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Donald Trump, president of peace

The emotional anti-war right is susceptible to its own wishful thinking about the irenic intentions of Iran

By Daniel McCarthy

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